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Can doujinshi get anime adaptations? Also can they become "real" Manga if good enough

If by "doujinshi" you mean "self-published manga that parody other published works" (probably the most restrictive definition), the answer is yes. Examples: Nyoron Churuya-san (a Suzumiya Haruhi no ...
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Doujin, doujinshi, doujinshika and doujinka. What's the difference?

TLDR; Doujin: Fandom created works Doujinshi: a (Broader)category of Doujin Doujinshika: A very, very limited form of Doujinka Doujinka: A Doujin creator Now In more details A Doujin A Doujin, ...
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What kind of drawing format is this? Pictures with litle box on top left

What kind of drawing format is this? It's a "Circle Cut". In this context, "Circle" means "Doujinshi circle", and "Cut" means "Cut-out". It's exclusively used in a doujinshi market place such as ...
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What is COMITIA? Is it different than Comiket?

Both Comiket and COMITIA are doujinshi conventions held in Japan. Both conventions are generally the same event with several differences. See What events usually happen at Comiket? Main Focus While ...
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Law regarding doujinshi

To understand the Japanese law, you need to learn the idea of "Antragsdelikt" (親告罪, shinkokuzai). This means if copyright holder doesn't complain about the doujinshi, it's not illegal. Most ...
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Doujin, doujinshi, doujinshika and doujinka. What's the difference?

Ka in Dojinshi-ka have two corresponding Japanese. I'm not sure which one you talk. I want to describe literal meaning. Doujin(同人) : 同=same 人=person, so 同人mean people/group who have same interest. ...
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Can doujinshi get anime adaptations? Also can they become "real" Manga if good enough

Yes. Example: Yoshitoshi Abe's, Haibane Renmei.
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